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Three tips for a smooth back-to-school transition

For a smooth back-to-school transition, make sure you talk to your child about the transition, identify potential stressors and try a “dress rehearsal” to get them used to the routine.

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How to keep your kids academically healthy during summer break

Research shows that on average, students’ achievement scores can decline over summer vacation by one month’s worth of school-year learning.

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Keeping a young brain active

Neuropsychologist Kristina Hardy, offers tips on how to keep kids “sharp” over the summer.

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Partnering with school nurses to manage your child’s chronic condition

There are many ways you can partner with your child’s school nurse to ensure that your child is healthy and ready to learn.

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Returning to school after an acute illness

Attending or returning to school can be difficult for kids with acute illnesses. But there are strategies that parents and caregivers can use to help facilitate returning to school after an acute illness.